Internet Service Providers in Vershire, Vermont
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Residential Internet Statistics for Vershire, VT
|Wired Internet Providers:||3|
|Average Speed Test Result:||53.34 Mbps|
|Top Advertised Speed:||800 Mbps|
|No Broadband Access:||4.66%|
Most Popular Residential Internet Providers in Vershire, Vermont
Internet Access in Vershire, Vermont
Broadband competition in Vershire is above average compared with other Vermont communities. There is an average of 4.45 providers serviceable in each census block. Vershire is currently the 133rd most connected city in Vermont. Only 4.66 percent of the area have one or fewer options for home Internet service.
We should note that since FCC data is only tallied up biannually and only published 6+ months later, provider availability shown in the results might not include the most recent network expansions or regional changes.
Viasat Internet (formerly Exede) and HughesNet are Vershire's most widely available wired Internet providers.
DSL Internet providers deliver Internet service using phone wires, which explains why DSL is marketed through companies that bundle Internet access with phone service. DSL (Digital Subscriber Line) network technology is available to 99.32 percent of area addresses. Transmitters and copper lines carrying DSL don't have as much bandwidth as coaxial or fiber-optic lines. The practical impact of this is: lower speed and dependability. Vershire's current averaged speed (download only) is a modest 53.34 Mbps as a result, below the 78.5 Mbps Vermont average download speed.
While the main providers are Viasat and HughesNet, Consolidated Communications (Formerly Fairpoint Communications) also serves Vershire with DSL coverage in 99 percent of census blocks and a maximum speed of 25 Mbps. Fixed wireless plans from brands like WaveComm deliver as much as 3 Mbps via direct wireless relays. See the map on the page below to compare how many options residents have on the census block level, or check the "Download Speeds" tab to see how Viasat compares with other Vershire options in consumer speed tests.
- There are 10 internet providers in Vershire with 8 of those offering residential service
- Vershire is the 133rd most connected city in Vermont ahead of Fairlee and Lyme, but behind Randolph Center, Bradford, and South Royalton.
- The fastest zip code in Vershire for February 2021 is 05079. (see all below).
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Summary Of Fastest Internet Providers In Vershire, Vermont
|Provider||Speed||Type||Time To Download 1 GB|
|EC Fiber||800 Mbps||Fiber||10s|
|Viasat Internet (formerly Exede)||100 Mbps||Satellite||1m 21s|
|HughesNet||25 Mbps||Satellite||5m 27s|
|Consolidated Communications (Formerly Fairpoint Communications)||25 Mbps||DSL||5m 27s|
|Topsham Telephone Company||7 Mbps||DSL||19m 30s|
Summary of Internet Providers Availability in Vershire, Vermont
- Consolidated - 99.3% Availability in Vershire - Speeds up to 25 Mbps
- EC Fiber - 95.3% Availability in Vershire - Speeds up to 800 Mbps
- Topsham Telephone Company - 4.0% Availability in Vershire - Speeds up to 7 Mbps
- Viasat - 100.0% Availability in Vershire - Speeds up to 100 Mbps
- HughesNet - 100.0% Availability in Vershire - Speeds up to 25 Mbps
Internet Providers in Nearby Cities
The “Connected” metric is a citywide average based on FCC data showing the density of broadband options at the census block level.
This statistic is drawn from the population in census blocks not served by at least one wired broadband provider.
Fiber coverage data is sourced from FCC Form 477 filings and cross-validated through BroadbandNow with private datasets and direct provider reporting.
This coverage statistic is based on a mix of FCC and private provider reporting in the past two quarters.
Zip-based speed averages are calculated from M-Labs consumer speed tests run by IP addresses in the area.
25 Mbps download and 3 Mbps upload is the minimum speed for an Internet connection to be classified as “Broadband” by the FCC.
Summary Of Internet Providers In Vershire
|Consolidated Communications (Formerly Fairpoint Communications)||DSL||99.3%+||25 Mbps|
|EC Fiber||Fiber||95.3%+||800 Mbps|
|WaveComm||Fixed Wireless||93.2%+||3.0 Mbps|
|VTel Wireless||Fixed Wireless||88.2%+||1.5 Mbps|
|King Street Wireless||Fixed Wireless||65.5%+||1.0 Mbps|
|Topsham Telephone Company||DSL||4.0%+||7 Mbps|
|Viasat Internet (formerly Exede)||Satellite||100%||100 Mbps|
|EC Fiber||Fiber||95.1%+||800 Mbps|
|Topsham Telephone Company||DSL||1.6%+||7 Mbps|
Compare Vershire to the 5 largest cities in the US
|City||Average Download Speed||Number of Providers||Average Cost per Mbps|
|Vershire||53.3 Mbps||8||$0.39 ( + $0.00 )|
|New York||349.1 Mbps ( +295.8 Mbps )||15 ( +7 )||$0.18 ( $0.00 )|
|Los Angeles||107.1 Mbps ( +53.8 Mbps )||18 ( +10 )||$0.20 ( $0.00 )|
|Chicago||99.7 Mbps ( +46.4 Mbps )||15 ( +7 )||$0.33 ( $0.00 )|
|Houston||111.7 Mbps ( +58.4 Mbps )||21 ( +13 )||$0.21 ( $0.00 )|
|Philadelphia||115.3 Mbps ( +62 Mbps )||9 ( +1 )||$0.26 ( $0.00 )|